There’s something inherently cozy and charming about lodging in one of Wisconsin’s authentic log cabins. The thick, sturdy logs have an almost magical quality that transport you back to simpler times, where relaxing and enjoying the company of loved ones was just a little bit easier without life’s everyday distractions.
That being said, staying in a log cabin doesn’t necessarily mean that you have to sacrifice all of life’s little luxuries. These log cabins across the state offer that familiar, cozy charm, while also affording modern amenities that are sure to make your stay just a little more comfortable.
Hiller’s Pine Haven offers 11 cottages along Little St. Germain Lake with a range of unique configurations to suit your needs. The cottages were remodeled in 2014 and include full kitchens, complimentary wi-fi, your choice of gas or wood fireplace, and stunning lake views. A number of cottages also include attached patios where you can wake up with the loons while enjoying your morning coffee. Once you’re feeling recharged, you’ll be able to take a spin on the lake with complimentary canoe and kayak rentals or cruise the 40+ miles of nearby bike trails.
When you stay at Cedar Lodge, you really get the best of both worlds. Located along the Wisconsin River on the Lower Dells, you’ll be just minutes away from some of the most popular Wisconsin Dells attractions, yet far enough away to enjoy some peace and quiet. The log cabins at Cedar Lodge can comfortably accommodate as many as eight guests and include a full kitchen with cookware, TV’s, and jacuzzi bathtubs to keep you feeling nourished and pampered. To top it all off, all cabins include passes to Noah’s Ark Waterpark when you stay during the summer season.
Located in the ever-popular Green Lake, you’ll find six secluded log cottages that make for a convenient and relaxing getaway. Greenway’s Log Cottages vary in size and can accommodate anywhere from two to twelve guests. These cottages make for a great escape, but are far from rustic. You’ll feel right at home with the full kitchen, screened porch, and even air conditioning to keep you comfortable. If you’re up for a walk, downtown Green Lake is just five short blocks away, where you’ll find tons of shopping and dining options to keep you occupied. You really couldn’t ask for a more convenient location!
If you want to be completely immersed in the Northwoods experience, look no further than the idyllic Murmurwood Cabins in the heart of Chequamegon National Forest. These 2-bedroom log cabins do an immaculate job of blending rustic charm with modern amenities with updated kitchens, new mattresses, and large fireplaces. Head down to the private dock and enjoy complimentary access to the paddle boat, row boat, and canoe for a ride out on Clam Lake to catch spectacular panoramic views of the forest. If you time it right, you might even catch some incredible fall color!